Change or Update WhatsApp Status on Microsoft Lumia 535

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Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to change your status when using the WhatsApp application on a Microsoft Lumia 535.

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Steps

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    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button located on the right-hand side of the phone.
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    Swipe the lock screen up to enter the home screen.
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    Find and tap the WhatsApp tile.
    If WhatsApp is not on your home screen, swipe to the left in order to access the app menu. Then, find and tap the WhatsApp application.
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    Press on the three dots icon, located on the bottom right corner of the screen, in order to access the options menu.
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    Press "settings" to access the settings menu.
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    To change or update your status, tap on "profile" option.
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    Tap on the icon to the right of the default status, which is a circle with a pencil inside, to change your status.
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    To delete the status, press on the delete icon on the keyboard.
    The delete icon is an arrow icon with an x inside of it.
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    If you want to add an emoticon, tap on the smiley face icon to open the emoticon menu.
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    If you want to change back to the normal keyboard, simply tap the keyboard icon where the smiley face used to be and this will change your keyboard back.
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    Type in your desired status.
    Once finished, tap on the check mark icon located on the bottom to change your status.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to change your status on the WhatsApp application using a Microsoft Lumia 535.If you have any questions, comments or queries about this video or about the application itself, please leave them in the comment section below.
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Questions and Answers

How can I retrieve a previous status?

How can I find a previous status update?

WhatsApp does not store the history of statuses. You can offer the WhatsApp team to implement this feature in the next product updates by contacting them through their email: support@whatsapp.com.

How can I change my Nokia 535 themes on WhatsApp?

How can I manage my WhatsApp themes

This YouTube Tutorial shows you how easy it is to update your WhatsApp experience with custom wallpapers. You can do this for all conversations with one wallpaper or set individual contacts with their own custom version. Now, when you customize, only you will see the themes during a conversation. It does not show the other person what is in the background of your device. You can also change the font with characters like *bold* or word. The can surround an entire paragraph if you wish.

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Hello there, can't seem to update my WhatsApp on my Microsoft Lumia?

It gets so far then it is asking me for my Microsoft account password and I don't know is that.... I have tried: I got as far as them asking me, enter Microsoft account password, but I don't know It.

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Use the Microsoft Password Reset Tool. You will want to keep the new password because you have a Windows OS device, your Microsoft Account is basically everything like a Google Account is for Android OS.

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I cannot call from WhatsApp, how can I update it?

When I call from WhatsApp & when anyone calls me from WhatsApp, the call ends within one second. I have tried: I want to call from WhatsApp. I think it was caused by: Please tell me , how can I update WhatsApp

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You can update WhatsApp by going to the Windows Store and choosing Update. You can also do this within the Settings of WhatsApp by going to Options>Settings>Check for Updates. Before you do this, check your Windows OS version. You need a minimum of Windows 8 for WhatsApp to be supported on a Windows device like a Nokia Lumia.

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Can't find update option for WhatsApp?

Can't find update option for WhatsApp. I have tried: Update option. I think it was caused by: Can't update

You can go to WhatsApp Faq for Windows Devices and install to update from the link they provide. Make sure your phone is up to their System Requirements, that you know your Microsoft Account credentials, and that you are connected to WiFi.

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Lumia 535 WhatsApp update without losing history?

Lumia 535 WhatsApp update without losing history. I have tried: Normal procedure given by on-screen. I think it was caused by: Normal procedure given by on screen

WhatsApp has an auto backup that runs daily. You can also go into Chat Settings within WhatsApp and manually force a backup. So you can update the app and then Restore backed up chats once you are done. The only time you lose chats with the auto backup is if you factory reset the device before the most recent chats have backed up.

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How can I update WhatsApp in Microsoft phone?

When I went for update WhatsApp. they ask me a password but I don't know password

WhatsApp does not have a password. They are asking for you to login using your Microsoft Account and the password for the account. If you do not remember your password you can click the link posted in an above answer to rectify your Microsoft account.

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How do I update my WhatsApp after signing in my credentials and password?

I am unable to update my WhatsApp on Microsoft Windows after logging in my details. Saying this WhatsApp has expired, needs to update, please assist!

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Yes I can't update my WhatsApp status, I am using Lumia?

WhatsApp status; I am using Lumia so last week I wrote a status but now I can't change it. Under my profile there is no status information about status, but for profile there is, so can you please help me to remove the current status

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